Top Ten Property Tycoons In UK

Following is a table of the richest real-estate investors based in Britain, published by the EG. All figures are in millions of pounds. Name                                                  Net Worth                         Gain on 2009 1. Duke of Westminster                      6,800                               300 2. David and Simon Reuben             5,432                                 […]

Rightmove Says Average Asking Price Increasing Throughout UK

Rightmove’s monthly survey of asking prices shows that homeowners are asking around 3% more for their homes than last month. They point out that this is a common trend and that sellers have increased asking prices every Autumn for the past decade. There are, as always, some differences with regards to London house prices and […]

Confusing Property Market Signals

For the third consecutive month house prices in the UK have fallen according to intelligence group Hometrack.  The decrease in price comes as public interest weakens, with estate agents reporting a 2.9% decrease in the number of people registering with them during September, and an ever increasing number of new homes coming onto the market […]

Top 10 Towns At Risk Of Repossession

Below are the 10 towns identified by the Government as the areas with the highest proportion of homeowners at risk of repossession. 1. Barking and Dagenham 2. Birmingham 3. Bolton 4. Cannock Chase 5. Corby 6. Halton 7. Kingston-upon-Hull 8. Knowsley 9. Liverpool 10. Manchester (Source: Lovemoney.com)

House Prices Continued To Shine in January But The Inflation Cloud Is Gathering

House prices Continued To Shine in January But The Inflation Cloud Is Gathering                          House prices rose by 1.2% in January and are up 8.6% year-on-year                         Recent economic data has been a mixed bag for the housing market                         Inflation uncertainties highlight interest rate risk Headlines January 2010 Monthly change 1.2% Annual change 8.6% […]